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Texas House Lagging on Ethics Reform

Texas House Lagging on Ethics Reform

Early in the session, Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick declared genuine ethics reform for lawmakers one of their top priorities. Patrick followed through and a landmark ethics reform bill passed out of the Senate unanimously in early February. But since then,...
Texas Senate Tackles Tuition Reform

Texas Senate Tackles Tuition Reform

In a major victory for conservatives, the Texas Senate voted to massively reform Higher Education in the state and make it more affordable for citizens. For years, conservatives have targeted tuition policy as an area in desperate need for reform and offered up two...